Ag Innovation Update

December 2011

Trends for 2012

Posted on December 23, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Taking a quick peek ahead, here is what you might see in 2012! Food – Opportunities for Minnesota’s food entrepreneurs continue to grow. In 2012, look for AURI to continue working hard in the food lab doing nutritional analyses, food labels, and product development support for these entrepreneurs. Changing regulations and increased focus on food […]

Innovation in Southern Minnesota

Posted on December 23, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Over 20 representatives from the Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation (SMIF) and the McKnight Foundation visited the AURI Co-products laboratory in Waseca on December 15th to learn about value-added agricultural opportunities taking place in southern Minnesota. AURI was awarded a grant from SMIF earlier this year and AURI Senior Director of Innovation, Jen Wagner-Lahr, explained how […]

Tis the season to take a step back, reflect, and give thanks

Posted on December 23, 2011, in Ag Innovation Update

Each year AURI has the privilege to work with hundreds of Minnesota businesses as they look to add value to Minnesota commodities. As an organization, we are continually amazed by the ingenuity and passion of our clients. We are happy to work with them to implement innovations in their businesses. We feel that by supporting […]